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TREFETHEN RIESLING ESTATE GROWN NAPA 2019

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TREFETHEN RIESLING ESTATE GROWN NAPA 2019

TREFETHEN RIESLING ESTATE GROWN NAPA 2019

94 POINTS
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“Entirely steel-tank fermented, this white is crisp and clearly focused in layers of fennel, apple, lemon and apricot. Fresh and complex, it stands well on its own yet should be a beautiful companion to many meals.”

The dormant season was wet with much more rain than usual before the skies cleared in April, just in time for bud break. The weather in May was surprisingly cool and rainy again, slowing down the vine growth, and serving as a harbinger of the roller-coaster growing season that followed. The summer months alternated between warmer and cooler than average but, thankfully, the daily high temperatures rarely exceeded 100°F. September was warm and sunny, providing the perfect finish and all the grapes were in by mid-October.

Floral aromas of orange blossom and jasmine are complemented by fresh notes of green apple and grapefruit. On the palate, this bright, yet luscious wine evolves with flavors of nectarine, white peach, and Honeycrisp apple. The minerality and beautiful acidity provide an invigorating finish.

Our Dry Riesling pairs best with bright, fresh flavors. Fresh cilantro, lime juice and zest, raw fish, and jasmine rice play well with the floral notes of this wine. Winery Chef Chris Kennedy suggests pairing with butter-poached lobster, halibut crudo, or burrata crostini with avocado, cilantro, and lime.



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